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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scram·ble /ˈskræmbəl/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 擾頻; ( 加密 )編碼

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scram·ble v. i. [imp. & p. p. Scrambled p. pr. & vb. n. Scrambling ]
 1. To clamber with hands and knees; to scrabble; as, to scramble up a cliff; to scramble over the rocks.
 2. To struggle eagerly with others for something thrown upon the ground; to go down upon all fours to seize something; to catch rudely at what is desired.
 Of other care they little reckoning make,
 Than how to scramble at the shearer's feast.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scram·ble v. t.
 1. To collect by scrambling; as, to scramble up wealth.
 2. To prepare (eggs) as a dish for the table, by stirring the yolks and whites together while cooking.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scram·ble, n.
 1. The act of scrambling, climbing on all fours, or clambering.
 2. The act of jostling and pushing for something desired; eager and unceremonious struggle for what is thrown or held out; as, a scramble for office.
    Scarcity [of money] enhances its price, and increases the scramble.   --Locke.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an unceremonious and disorganized struggle [syn: scuffle]
      2: rushing about hastily in an undignified way [syn: scamper,
      v 1: to move hurriedly; "The friend scrambled after them"
      2: climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling [syn: clamber, shin,
          shinny, skin, struggle, sputter]
      3: bring into random order [syn: jumble, throw together]
      4: stir vigorously; "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"
         [syn: beat]
      5: make unintelligible; "scramble the message so that nobody
         can understand it" [ant: unscramble]